Assistant Farm Manager - Cotton (2475811) St George, Australia

Your new company
Your new company is a family owned and operated primary producer with multiple properties in Southern Queensland. Having been in operation for over 90 years, and as they continue to expand their interests, they are looking to employ an Assistant Manager – Cotton, to join their close-knit and hardworking team.

Your new role
Your new role will see you working in the cotton arm of the business, however candidates who also have additional experience in dryland farming and livestock will be highly regarded. Working closely with the Farm Manager – Cotton, you will be a natural leader who ‘leads from the front’, and whose work ethic will inspire others in the team. Daily duties include but are not limited to ground and field preparation, planting and establishment, pest control, irrigation, harvesting, and post crop control.

What you'll need to succeed
The successful candidate will be a team player, with a demonstrated history of working with cotton. Experience operating late model John Deere equipment and using StarFire GPS technology will be highly regarded, as is the ability service and maintain machinery and equipment. You will be well versed in OHS procedures and be comfortable working long hours and weekends as required. Applicants with a truck license will be looked upon favourably, as will candidates who have operated earthmoving plant and equipment.

What you'll get in return
A competitive wage, accommodation (including utilities) and work vehicle are on offer to the successful candidate. You will also have the opportunity to work with a highly respected, community focused family business, who regularly host events for staff and their families.

What you need to do now
If you are interested in the role, and feel you have the necessary experience and skill to succeed, click “APPLY NOW”. Alternatively contact nathan.lee@hays.com.au for more information and a confidential discussion.


SA Licence number : LHS 297508